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2013-01-16 23:03:33

Advantech Wireless announced that it has received new orders in excess of $3M for the new line of Super High Power, High Linearity, Modular GaN based Solid State Power Amplifiers operating in Extended C-band, X-band and Extended Ku-band, for a North American customer. Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) January 16, 2013 Advantech Wireless Inc., a privately-held Canadian corporation and manufacturer of Satellite, RF Equipment and Microwave Systems, announced today that it has received new orders in...

Proba-V Undergoing Testing Prior To Launch
2013-01-14 20:08:31

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The European Space Agency's (ESA) Proba-V microsatellite is going through some testing to ensure it is fully ready to start charting global vegetation every two days. The microsatellite will be launched in April, after which it will be flying a miniaturized version of the Vegetation sensor on France's full-sized Spot-5 satellite. Proba-V is being tested at a specialized Interspace facility in Toulouse, France, undergoing...

New Bio-inspired Coating That Increases LED Efficiency By 55 Percent
2013-01-08 13:48:41

Optical Society of America The nighttime twinkling of fireflies has inspired scientists to modify a light-emitting diode (LED) so it is more than one and a half times as efficient as the original. Researchers from Belgium, France, and Canada studied the internal structure of firefly lanterns, the organs on the bioluminescent insects' abdomens that flash to attract mates. The scientists identified an unexpected pattern of jagged scales that enhanced the lanterns' glow, and applied that...

2012-12-28 05:04:08

ReportsnReports.com adds “Sapphire Substrates 2013” new market research report to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 28, 2012 The sapphire material shortage experienced from 2010 to early 2011 created a window of opportunity for new entrants. In the last two years, more than 80 companies announced their intention to enter the industry, bringing the potential number of players to 130+ -- with more than 50 of these potential new entrants located in China. Coupled with slow...

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